Definition: This entry gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Roadways map
Himachal roadways wrests losses as diesel prices increase
Hill Post - 5/23/2013 7:27:37 AM
Shimla: A monthly increase in diesel prices, something that should have increased the losses of Himachal Roadways (HRTC), has not only been absorbed but since April the income by of the public transport corporation has increased by over Rs 3.5 crores.
How America Became a Third World Country
The Huffington Post - 5/21/2013 4:41:10 PM
All this is, of course, ancient history, but even a decade later, the record of folly is worth reviewing. If you remember, they tweeted while Rome burned. Speaker of the House John Boehner ... For his part, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid tweeted ...
3 Amazing Images of the Future of Solar
Daily Finance - 5/21/2013 3:51:04 PM
The roads of tomorrow According to Solar Roadways ... HB-SIA is crossing the country, generating data for the second version dubbed HB-SIB, which is expected to be completed in the spring of 2014 and fly around the world in mid-2015.
The race to build roads
CNN Money - 5/23/2013 11:02:22 AM
In 2009, China surpassed the U.S. to become the world's largest car market, with 19.3 million vehicles sold last year. Highway construction has been an important part of China's ... role in transporting suppliers and finished goods from ...
Auburn now one of country's fastest-growing cities
ABC 13 The Heart of Virginia - 5/23/2013 8:06:23 PM
The estimate released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau shows Auburn ranked 14th in Auburn makes list of country's fastest-growing cities. Multiple train cars derailed Thursday ... say Thailand is showing the world how to respond to the global food ...
Memorial Day 2013: Higher Gas Prices, Fewer Travelers
US News and World Report - 5/23/2013 6:04:42 PM
As millions of Americans prepare to get behind the wheel and embark on a Memorial Day getaway this weekend, they should also be bracing for something else: high gas prices. [BROWSE: Editorial Cartoons on Gas Prices] Fuel costs have been on the ...
Focused on Making Our Roads Safer
LOCAL2 Sault Ste. Marie - 5/10/2013 4:47:04 PM
All enforcement agencies across the country have been invited to participate ... the police and the public to work together to ensure that Canada’s roadways are the safest in the world. Here in Sault Ste Marie and the Township of Prince, there have ...
Energy Producing Roads Made From Solar Cells and Glass May Be The Solution To Carbon Emissions and Climate Change
A to Z Nanotechnology - 5/17/2013 11:55:25 PM
Brusaw came up with the idea of a road that produced its own electricity ... the western states with solar panels is the best solution to our energy needs, but we would need a photovoltaic material almost as cheap as paint to make it cost competitive ...
Pothole Season is in Full Bloom on Long Island Roadways
LONGISLAND.com - 4/19/2013 6:09:14 PM
“It’s like a third-world country,” commented one resident ... to notify the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT). Potholes on other roadways fall under federal, county, town, village or private jurisdiction, depending on the ...
Disney World Location Parks within Florida - A Magical Family Vacation
Melodika.net - 5/21/2013 8:27:15 AM
Disney World Location is divided in to four theme parks such as the This wonderful time Kingdom, Disney MGM Studios, Epcot along with Disney's Animal Country. The Magic Kingdom is the 1st park which was built on the resort. It absolutely was opened on ...
'The World at Night' can be brightly beautiful – but there's a dark side, too
NBCNews.com - 5/15/2013 1:17:43 AM
The World at Night isn't just about the dark side of the disappearing sky. The winning photos include views that reveal cosmic glories in all their purity. "A good example in this year's contest is 'Crossed Destiny' by Luc Perrot, from Reunion ...
National Safety Council Estimates More than 400 Fatal Crashes this Memorial Day Weekend
Digital Journal - 5/20/2013 7:55:38 PM
"NSC issues fatality estimates for major holiday periods to draw attention to the need for drivers to exercise safe driving practices, especially when a significant number of drivers are expected to be traveling on our roadways and highways," said Janet ...
Make Road Safety Week a 52-week-long challenge
Kingston Whig - 5/13/2013 1:08:45 PM
It’s an effort among law enforcement agencies, safety organizations, insurers, media and of course, you, the driver, to make our country’s roadways among the safest in the world. But we have a long way to go. Until 2004, Canada had one of the highest ...
Urban renewal? Big U.S. cities showing strong growth
Enid News & Eagle - 5/23/2013 5:25:55 AM
Census data show that many closer-in suburbs linked to a city with public transit or well-developed roadways are benefiting from strong ... pushed new residential development outward. "The country has been exposed to a very difficult five years, and ...
FAUN TRACKWAY USA Engages With Military At JETC
Digital Journal - 5/20/2013 10:25:57 PM
WASHINGTON, May 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FAUN TRACKWAY USA – the leading manufacturer of portable roadways and runways – is attending an exhibition hosted by the Society of American Military Engineers' (SAME) in San Diego, California from 21 – 24 ...